Hybrid strains contain both Indica and Sativa genetics, giving users the best of both worlds. Most hybrids are either Indica dominant, Sativa dominant, or a 50-50 hybrid with equal parts of each. Indicas are known for more body effects, while Sativa genetics provide more of a cerebral reaction.

Most hybrid cannabis strains today are a type of hybrid as pure, landrace strains or original cannabis strains that still possess their native characteristics are not easy to find. Hybrid cannabis strains are created by breeding male and female plants of different strains, crossing one cultivar with another.

Hybrid strains provide a great entourage effect for a lot of people, giving a nice balance of body relaxation but could provide some stimulative creativity as well.